Latest Stories in Plateau

 

Soldiers didn’t kill 4 persons, dump bodies inside pond in Jos – DHQ

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[FILES] SoldiersThe Defence Headquarters has denied media reports that four persons were killed by soldiers and their bodies dumped in a pond in Jos during clampdown on looters of private...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

Ivory Coast president seeks third term in tense vote

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[FILES] Ivory Coast’s President Alassane Ouattara speaks to the media after submitting the application for October presidential election at the Independent Electoral Commission in Abidjan,...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

IGP to Police officers: Defend yourselves against any attack

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In the aftermath of the EndSARS protest nationwide, which turned violent and led to loss of lives, including that of a number of police personnel, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 Palliative and its controversies: Interrogating the looting spree dimension

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Residents of Gwagwalada, looting COVID-19 paliatives from the warehouse in Abuja. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA On October 8, this year, the youth of the country began a protest with the hashtag...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

Kano Pillars, safety babes stake titles as Prudent energy handball begins

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The defending champions of Prudent Energy Handball League, Kano Pillars, and Safety Babes, will begin their title defence, as the championship begins today at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abuja. In the...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

Plateau looses properties worth N75bn to #EndSARS protests – Gov Lalong

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The Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong has said that public and private properties worth N75 billion were lost to the recent #EndSARS protests across the state. The governor disclosed this on...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Troops apprehend scores of bandits, other criminals in North West, North Central

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Troops of Operation ‘Hadarin Daji’ have continued to hit bandits, kidnappers, cattle rustlers and other criminals across the North West and North Central zones of the country. The...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 150 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 150 new COVID-19 infections in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified wedsite on Thursday. The News Agency of...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Covid-19 palliatives: CACOVID, humanitarian ministry and the states

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{FILES] People carry bags of food on their heads during a mass looting of a warehouse that have COVID-19 food palliatives that were not given during lockdown to relieve people of hunger, in...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerian economy at risk over lingering crisis

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV• Cost of living reaches all-time high • Inflation rate escalates, defies economic principles • Protest may enhance accountability, improve...

Tue Oct 27th, 2020     Read More →

How proliferation of small arms is enhancing violence in Nigeria, says report

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The proliferation of small arms and ammunitions is driving the increasing rate of violence in Nigeria, a report from SBM Intelligence has said. “The number of small arms in circulation in...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

Looting continues nationwide

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Looting of items meant for COVID-19 palliatives, which began few days ago, continued in warehouses across the country, spreading to the nation’s seat of power, the Federal Capital Territory...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

Calm down, Wase begs youths as IPOB announces peaceful protests

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Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Ahmed Wase, has pleaded with Nigerian youth to relax the #EndSARS protests and not to take laws into their hands. But the Indigenous People of Biafra...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

Hoodlums vandalise Plateau State Secretariat, others

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Some hoodlums have vandalised the Plateau State Secretariat, the Plateau Publishing Company (PPC), publishers of the Nigerian Standard Newspaper, and the State Water Board, all located in Jos. Mr...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →

House committee on police visits IGP , seeks justice

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Pursuant to its oversight functions, the House Committee on Police Affairs conferred with the Nigerian Police leadership at the weekend, reeling out imminent legislative measures to forestall...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →